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art educator

Jennifred Gene Nellis, American art educator. Recipient Sculpture award Des Moines Art Center, 1977, Purchase award Masur Museum, Monroe, Louisiana, 1979, 2d Prize award Pyramid Arts Center, Rochester, New York, 1984. Member Women's Art Registry Minnesota (board directors since 1989), College Art Association.

Background

Nellis, Jennifred Gene was born on December 5, 1948 in Lincoln, Nebraska, United States. Daughter of Raymond Gene and Betty Jane (Lueninghoener) Hamilton.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, University Nebraska, 1970. Master of Arts, University Iowa, 1976. Master of Fine Arts, University Iowa, 1977.

Career

Instructor, University of Minnesota, Morris, 1978-1980; assistant professor, University of Minnesota, Morris, 1980-1986; associate professor, University of Minnesota, Morris, since 1986. Exchange professor Humboldt U., Berlin, 1986.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Exhibited in numerous group exhibitions in Chicago, New York City, Minneapolis, and Kansas City, Kansas.

Membership

Member Women's Art Registry Minnesota (board directors since 1989), College Art Association.

Connections

Married Edward A. Nellis, September, 1970 (divorced). Married Charles T. Fowler, October 31, 1981.

father:
Raymond Gene Hamilton

mother:
Betty Jane (Lueninghoener) Hamilton

spouses:
Edward A. Nellis

Charles T. Fowler